Fridley Real Estate – Northstar MLS Minnesota Member
Known as “Friendly Fridley,” this small Anoka County suburban community is nestled among similar suburban cities. It is surrounded by Blaine, Brooklyn Park, and Columbia Heights. It borders on the South with Minneapolis. The Mississippi River is the western border, and Rice Creek flows through the heart of town. Add a few smaller lakes, and an abundance of parks, and the picture is one of a suburb that expresses the soul of Minnesota.
Steve Brumbaugh – As a real estate agent, Steve enjoys working with his clients to help bring the experience of buying or selling your home with a professional and positive attitude. His organizational skills, planning, straightforward communication, and attention to detail, help make the experience more enjoyable. Steve has a passion and interest in home construction, which lead him to complete several home remodeling projects with his own kitchen, dining room, and basement. He has a keen eye for design and is happy to help his clients with tips and ideas for making the most of their investment. Phone 612-226-3854
The city’s residents have several employers within the city, but most commute into Minneapolis or other suburbs. The city is easy to get in and out of, with the I-694 loop to the south, plus a station on the Northstar commuter light rail system.
Fridley at a Glance
- Population: 27,000+
- Area: 10.9 square miles
- Median Family Income: $55000
- Median Home Price: $123,000
- Business: Medtronic, BAE Systems, Cummins, Magnum Research, Commuting.
- Education: Mixed public school ratings, well-ranked private schools.
- Parks & Recreation: Many parks, including on the Mississippi River & Rice Creek
- Arts: Easy access to arts and entertainment venues.
- Sports: Fast access, via the Northstar Light Rail Line to major sports venues.
- Dining: Typical suburban restaurants, but fine and ethnic dining is close at hand.
- Transportation: I-694 borders the city. Northstar Light Rail Station.
Fridley Real Estate Listed with Members of Northstar MLS MN
Local residents enjoy a wide range of parks, recreational facilities, organized sports and recreation programs, and the award-winning Springbrook nature center. There are two small lakes and a riverfront park with fishing and boating access. The schools vary in their ratings, with the public high school having mid-range ratings. Private schools, including Totino-Grace High School are well-ranked. An ice center and baseball fields are among the recreation facilities. Commuters enjoy fast access to Minneapolis, which is just south of the city. The Northstar light rail system also speeds commuters to their jobs. A full range of shopping opportunities is readily available, both here and in the surrounding communities.
Most houses were built between the 1950s and the present. With just a few homes priced above $200,000, most homes fall into the $100,000 – $200,000 range, according to the latest listings by Northstar MLS MN participants. However, there are a number of homes priced under $100,000, ranging from 1950s ramblers to affordable townhomes and condominiums. Foreclosed properties are available as well, offering interesting possibilities for home buyers and real estate investors seeking homes to rehabilitate. This city is definitely worth checking out if you’re seeking affordable suburban living with fast access to Minneapolis and the rest of the Twin Cities metro area.
Search for Fridley Houses by Agent Members of Northstar MN MLS
Our Realtors and agents who are members of Northstar MN MLS understand this close-in suburb. We are here to help you find and purchase a home that matches your needs. Our experienced, licensed Realtors can do a complete MLS search to locate homes that fit your exact needs. We’d love to assist you in locating properties in any community in the Minneapolis St. Paul metro area. Contact us to arrange a showing of any home that interests you. You’ll find our friendly, expert team members ready to handle any request.